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1 minute ago   |   PC Mag

Quibi incorporates some innovative video streaming ideas, but it's an open question if its daily short-bites model will gain acceptance. The service also doesn't support...
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America's small business owners hoped a $349 billion lifeline from Washington would pull them through the pandemic. Here's the inside story of how its launch spectacularly unraveled in 24 hours

America's small business owners hoped a $349 billion lifeline from Washington would pull them through the pandemic. Here's the inside story of how its launch spectacularly unraveled in 24 hours

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

The federal government promised that relief funding for small businesses ravaged by coronavirus would be up and running on Friday, April 3. But in the 24 hours before...
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Watch people in cities around the world cheer from their windows and rooftops at the same time to thank healthcare workers and first responders

Watch people in cities around the world cheer from their windows and rooftops at the same time to thank healthcare workers and first responders

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Every day, people are cheering and clapping in cities around the world to show appreciation and solidarity with front-line workers fighting the pandemic, such as nurses...
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Coronavirus: Tell us your stories of benefit claims, say MPs

1 hour ago   |   BBC

The Work and Pensions Committee says the universal credit system is facing “unprecedented” demand.
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Romance novelist ‘murderess' demands prison release over coronavirus fears

Romance novelist ‘murderess' demands prison release over coronavirus fears

2 hours ago   |   Metro

Romance novelist Nancy Brophy, who is jailed for allegedly killing her husband, wants to be released because of coronavirus. A romance novelist behind bars for allegedly...
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Truck drivers are quietly ruling America's highways as shelter-in-place orders force millions to stay home

Truck drivers are quietly ruling America's highways as shelter-in-place orders force millions to stay home

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Truck drivers are very happy you're working from home. Since the coronavirus has led state governments across the US to keep 95% of Americans at home, traffic in key urban...
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Channel 4 slashes content budget by £150 million to survive

Channel 4 slashes content budget by £150 million to survive

2 hours ago   |   BizAsia

Channel 4 has announced a huge cost-cutting exercise to survive, ignited by the coronavirus outbreak. Though publicly owned and run as a non-profit organisation which invests...
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Oil surges 12% on hopes that a deal to cut production is coming soon from OPEC and its allies

Oil surges 12% on hopes that a deal to cut production is coming soon from OPEC and its allies

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Oil gained Wednesday as investors look forward to OPEC and its allies meeting later this week to discuss potential production cuts amid the coronavirus pandemic. US West Texas...
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Business continuity in times of crisis - why it matters and how to achieve it

Business continuity in times of crisis - why it matters and how to achieve it

3 hours ago   |   TechRadar

With the coronavirus outbreak continuing to gather pace, many businesses around the world are having to provide remote access for all their employees, sometimes for the first...
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Short-term rental managers are ramping up their amenities to include masks, hand sanitizer, and large cases of wine as city dwellers look for their 'destination isolation'

Short-term rental managers are ramping up their amenities to include masks, hand sanitizer, and large cases of wine as city dwellers look for their 'destination isolation'

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Coronavirus has hit the travel and hospitality industries hard, leading some short-term rental operators to offer their properties up as places for customers to...
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Prince Charles and Camilla share touching portrait from Birkhall to mark...

Prince Charles and Camilla share touching portrait from Birkhall to mark 15th wedding anniversary

The Prince of Wales and Camilla Parker Bowles were reunited on Monday after the 72-year-old duchess came out of a 14-day self-isolation on the Balmoral estate in Aberdeenshire. Read more ...

Lorry driver admits manslaughter of 39 people found dead in refrigerated truck

Lorry driver admits manslaughter of 39 people found dead in refrigerated truck

Maurice Robinson, 25, admitted the charges at the Old Bailey this afternoon. Read more ...

Boris Johnson 'Sitting Up' In Hospital Bed As His Condition Improves, Says...

Boris Johnson 'Sitting Up' In Hospital Bed As His Condition Improves, Says Chancellor

Coronavirus has changed everything. Make sense of it all with the Waugh Zone, our evening politics briefing. Sign up now. Boris Johnson has been “sitting up in bed” and... Read more ...

Curious About Game Streaming? Get 2 Free Months of Google Stadia Now

Curious About Game Streaming? Get 2 Free Months of Google Stadia Now

In response to the coronavirus pandemic, Google wants to help entertain people stuck at home by offering free access to its game streaming service, Stadia. Now's your chance to... Read more ...

Coronavirus: Premier League players launch charity fund to help NHS

Coronavirus: Premier League players launch charity fund to help NHS

Leading Premier League footballers have launched a fund for NHS charities called PlayersTogether to aid the fight against coronavirus. Read more ...

Premier League players create collective initiative to raise money for...

Premier League players create collective initiative to raise money for coronavirus crisis

The Premier League's captains have created a charitable fund to aid the war on coronavirus. Read more ...

Prince William and Kate Middleton surprise pupils with a video call during...

Prince William and Kate Middleton surprise pupils with a video call during Easter holidays

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge delighted teachers at a Lancashire school as they thanked... Read more ...

Real Madrid announce 10 to 20 per cent pay cut for first-team stars

Real Madrid announce 10 to 20 per cent pay cut for first-team stars

Real Madrid players have agreed to take a pay cut for the rest of the season. If the season resumes the pay-cut will be just 10 per cent. But if it cannot be completed the... Read more ...

Twin sisters who ‘did everything together' both die of coronavirus

Twin sisters who ‘did everything together' both die of coronavirus

Eleanor Andrews and sister Eileen dies within days of one another Twin sisters who shared a home together died within days of each other after both falling ill with... Read more ...

Fauci compares coronavirus death toll among black Americans to AIDS pandemic

Fauci compares coronavirus death toll among black Americans to AIDS pandemic

Dr Anthony Fauci drew the comparison on Tuesday after it emerged that data was showing an increasing number of African Americans have been dying of COVID-19 in a number of states. Read more ...